Soprano Sylvia D'Eramo joined LA Opera's young artist program in the 2019/20 season.
She was featured with LA Opera's young artists in the U.S. premiere of Stefano Landi's The Death of Orpheus, appearing as Fosforo (the morning star) and other roles.
For the Covid-19 shortened summer season of 2020, she was to have been an inaugural member of the Aspen Opera Theater and VocalARTS program, led by Renée Fleming and Patrick Summer, singing the role of Rosasharn in Ricky Ian Gordon’s The Grapes of Wrath. She had also been scheduled to join the Britt Festival Orchestra as the soprano soloist in Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony, conducted by Teddy Abrams.
In the 2018/19 season, soprano Sylvia D’Eramo joined the Benenson Young Artist Program at Palm Beach Opera, where she appeared in the Rising Stars Concert and covered Zerlina in Don Giovanni and Adele in Die Fledermaus. She joins the Glens Falls Symphony in May 2019 as the soprano soloist in Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony, before returning to Santa Fe Opera for her second year as an apprentice, where she will sing the role of Barena in Jenůfa and cover Mimi in La Bohème. In the fall of 2019, she will make her house and role debut as Musetta in La Bohème at the Lyric Opera of Kansas City.
In 2018, Sylvia joined Santa Fe Opera as an apprentice artist, singing the role of the Cousin in Madama Butterfly, and she performed Gretel in Hansel and Gretel and Pamina in The Magic Flute, both with Yale Opera. In concert, she joined the Marvin Concert Series in her home state of Texas for Verdi’s Requiem, and the Yale Philharmonia for Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony under the baton of Marin Alsop. In 2017, she appeared as Fiordiligi in Così fan tutte with Yale Opera. She can be heard on Albany Record’s 2017 recording of The Crucible by Robert Ward, singing the role of Abigail Williams. She was a national semi-finalist in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, a winner in the Lois Alba Aria Competition, and won an encouragement award from the Career Bridges Foundation. She is a graduate of the Yale School of Music.
To learn more, visit her website.